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American Embassy School, Chanakyapuri, Delhi

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  • GradesNursery - XII
  • CurriculumIB, AP
  • TypePrivate School
  • Gender - BoardingCoed - Day School
American Embassy School, Chanakyapuri
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School is up to Senior Secondary School (XI-XII) and affiliated to International Baccalaureate (IB), Advanced Placement (AP). The School is a Coed Day School, with classes from Nursery to XII. It is an English Medium school.

About School

Know about American Embassy School, Chanakyapuri, Delhi: Board & Curriculum, Admission Procedure, Fees & Fee Structure, Contact Details, Facilities and Ranking, Rating and Reviews.

American Embassy School, Chanakyapuri Delhi, is a Senior Secondary School (XI-XII), affiliated to International Baccalaureate (IB), Advanced Placement (AP). The School is a Coed Day School, with classes from Nursery to XII. It is an English Medium school. The school is located in Chanakyapuri area of Delhi. American Embassy School, Chanakyapuri was established in 1952. It is a Private School .

Basic facts about American Embassy School, Chanakyapuri:
Year Established
1952
School Type
Private School
Gender
Coed
Boarding
Day School
Grades
Class Nursery - Class XII
Student / Teacher Ratio
27:1
Admission Period

Curriculum

  • International Baccalaureate (IB)
  • Advanced Placement (AP)

School Level

Pre Primary School (Pre School) - Senior Secondary School (XI-XII)

American Embassy School Chanakyapuri is a Coed Day School, which serves the educational needs of over 1200 students from Nursery through XII. The classes in American Embassy School for every academic year begins in August and ends in May.

The American Embassy School (AES) is located in the diplomatic area of the New Delhi. School provides schooling to students from various countries including United States. School has students from more than 56 countries. Grade 3 to 12 have maximum 21 students in a class.

 

School also offers Academic and recreational classes for adults. The classes are open to AES parents and staff only. Online registration for Semester 1 classes open August 8 2017 until August 28, 2017. Classes starts from August 28 2017.

School Awards and Recognitions

MESAC (Middle East South Asia Conference) and ASIAC (American Schools in India Activities Conference). School is also the founding member of these two.

American Embassy School, Chanakyapuri, Delhi is one of the best International Baccalaureate (IB), Advanced Placement (AP) schools in Chanakyapuri area of Delhi and ranks among the top schools in Delhi. Here, the dedicated and professional teachers ensure that the children get the maximum out of their education in this International Baccalaureate (IB), Advanced Placement (AP) school in Delhi. The school has given exceptional results in the academic sphere and its students have excelled in extra co-curricular activities too.

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Address & Contact Information

School Address

American Embassy School Chandragupta Marg, Chanakyapuri - New Dehli - 110 021 INDIA

School Chairman & Principal

  • Principal: Mr. James Laney, Jr.</br> Director</br> Mr. Paul Johnson</br> High School</br> </br> Dr. Nada Collins</br> Elementary School Principal</br> </br> Ms. Karen Dunmire</br> Middle School Principal

School Contact Person

Phone Number

011 2688 8854

Email Address

aesindia@aes.ac.in

School Website

aes.ac.in/

Admission Details

Academic Year

August to May

Admission Period

Admission Contact Details
Contact Person
Patricia Dhar, Director of Admissions

Phone: 011-2688-8854, Ext. 3155/56
Email: admissions@aes.ac.in

The School has students enrolled from Nursery to XII. Find below the admission schedule, procedure, contact details, documents required and instructions for parents for American Embassy School, Chanakyapuri, Delhi admission.

In this section, we will answer the common questions like What is the admission process like and what are the key dates? Is there any admission test? Will School also hold an interview or an interaction? What is the age criterion for admission to American Embassy School, Chanakyapuri Delhi for the upcoming academic year?

Delhi Nursery (Pre School) Admission 2024

Delhi Nursery (PreSchool) Admission Process for admission to Open Seats in American Embassy School, Chanakyapuri and other private schools will start from 23 November 2023. School will upload the admission procedure and admission criteria along with points for each criterion for admission in Open seats (non-EWS/DG/CWSN category seats), on its official website/notice board and edudel website by November 20, 2023.

The government has set an upper age limit of less than four years to be eligible for nursery, less than five years for kindergarten, and less than six years for admission to Class 1.

The Directorate of Education has fixed a minimum age and upper age limit as on 31st March of the year in which the admission is sought for admission in the nursery, kindergarten, and Class 1.

In American Embassy School, Chanakyapuri and all other private schools 25% seats in pre-school (Nursery), pre-primary (KG) and Class 1 of are reserved for economically weaker sections/disadvantaged groups (EWS/DG) as per RTE act.

ClassMinimum AgeUpper Age limit
Pre-School (Nursery)3 YearsLess than 4 Years
Pre-primary (KG)4 YearsLess than 5 Years
Class 15 YearsLess than 6 Years

Delhi Nursery Admission Schedule 2024 - Important Dates

Schedule for admission in Open seats (non-EWS/DG/CWSN category seats) in American Embassy School, Chanakyapuri and all other private schools in Delhi.

Admission forms will be available in schools from23 November 2023 (Thursday)
Last date of submitting application forms for nursery class admission15 December 2023 (Friday)
Uploading details of children who applied to the school for admission under Open Seats29th December, 2023 (Friday)
Uploading marks (as per points system) given to each of the children who applied for admission under open seats5th January, 2024 (Friday)
The first list of selected children will be out on (including waiting list)12th January 2024
The second list will be out on29th January, 2024
Subsequent list of admission, if any21st February, 2024
The Delhi nursery admission process will conclude onMarch 08, 2024

Admission Process

  1. Fill online/offline form in the desired schools by 15 December 2023 (Friday)
  2. Upload/share all the requested documents, check school website for complete list
  3. Schools will share the details of children who have applied for admission and points allotted to each of them by the schools under their point system on school'we bsite/notice board by 5th January, 2024 (Friday).
  4. The school will conduct draw of lots (computerized or through slips) in a transparent manner in presence of parents and will publish the list of selected children will be out on (including waiting list) on 12th January 2024.
  5. After draw of lots, schools will share the details of children admitted and in waiting under Open seats along with points allotted to them on the schools website/notice board and edudel website on 12th January 2024.

All students applying for Jan 2018 admission have to deposit USD 2,000 towards advance deposit by November 1, 2017. The advance deposit is required to enter the wait pool or be enrolled.

For students applying for August 2018 admission, the advance deposit is required by April 1, 2018. The Admissions Office begins accepting applications on December 1 for the school year beginning in August of the following year.

Students completing the admissions process and/or applying after April 1 must pay the advance deposit with the Application Fee, failing which the application will not be processed.

Parents can use the AES Online inquiry form or can visit the school campus to inquire about the admission to AES.

Fees Details

American Embassy School, Chanakyapuri Fees: Fee Structure & Details

Refer below for American Embassy School, Chanakyapuri Delhi fee structure and current fees.

You can also call the school's Admission Counsellors for more details.

Advance Deposit for Wait Pool

All students applying for Jan 2018 admission have to deposit USD 2,000 towards advance deposit by November 1, 2017. The advance deposit is required to enter the wait pool or be enrolled. For students applying for August 2018 admission, the advance deposit is required by April 1, 2018.

School Tuition Fees and other charges

Grade Elementary School – Pre Kindergarten Elementary School – KG – Grade 5 Middle School – Grades 6 to 8 High School – Grades 9 to 12
Tuition USD 18,037 USD 24,056 USD 28,075 USD 29,598
Application Fee (per student, non-refundable, one-time – New Students Only) USD 500 USD 500 USD 500 USD 500
Registration Fee (per student, non-refundable, one-time) USD 10,000 (PK3) USD 15,000 (PK4) USD 15,000 USD 15,000 USD 15,000
English as an Additional Language Support Fee USD 2,800 USD 2,800 USD 2,900 USD 1,100
Lunch Fee USD 760 USD 760  USD 760  

Note:

  1. The Registration Fee is a one-time capital levy that is required of each newly enrolled student.
  2. The EAL fee is an annual fee that is required of each student receiving English as an Additional Language support.

Bus fees is charges on the basis of distance from the school.

Distance from AES Round Trip One-Way
0-4 Kms USD 1,300 USD 650
4-6 Kms USD 1,550 USD 775
6-8 Kms USD 1,700 USD 850
8-12 Kms USD 1,750 USD 875
12-16 Kms USD 1,870 USD 935
16+ Kms USD 2,100 USD 1,050

Infrastructure & Facilities

The American Embassy School, Chanakyapuri campus is spread over 13 acres of land in Chanakyapuri area of Delhi, Delhi. The School is a K-12 Day School. The School's infrastructure includes but is not limited to:

Sports Facilities(2/42)

  • Aerobics
  • Archery
  • Athletics
  • Badminton
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Boxing
  • Covered Play Area
  • Cricket
  • Equestrian
  • Fencing
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Gymnasium
  • Handball
  • Hockey
  • Horse Riding
  • Indoor Stadium
  • Judo
  • Kabaddi
  • Karate
  • Kho Kho
  • Outdoor Stadium
  • Netball
  • Play Area
  • Rugby
  • Shooting
  • Skating
  • Soccer
  • Splash Pool
  • Sand Pit
  • Sailing
  • Squash
  • Swimming
  • Rowing
  • Table Tennis
  • Taekwando
  • Tennis
  • Throwball
  • Volleyball
  • Yoga
  • Lacrosse

Education Facilities(1/6)

  • Library
  • Digital Library
  • Career Counseling
  • Counseling
  • Student Exchange Programs
  • Test Center

Classroom Facilities(0/5)

  • AC Classrooms
  • AV Classrooms
  • Lockers
  • Air Purifiers
  • Air Filter AC Classrooms

Visual and Performing Arts Facilities(4/4)

  • Art
  • Dance
  • Dramatics
  • Music

Laboratories Facilities(0/6)

  • Laboratories
  • Language Labs
  • Maths Labs
  • Atal Tinkering Lab (ATL)
  • Computer Labs
  • Robotics Labs

Transport Facilities(2/2)

  • Transport Facility
  • AC Buses

Boarding Facilities(0/2)

  • Hostel
  • AC Hostels

Accessibility Facilities(0/4)

  • Accessible Parking
  • Ramped or Level Entrances
  • Accessible Washrooms
  • Braille and Large Print Room Numbers

Digital Facilities(0/4)

  • AV Facilities
  • Interactive Boards
  • School App
  • Wi-Fi

Food and Catering Facilities(2/3)

  • Canteen
  • Meal Served
  • Kitchen & Dining Hall

Safety and Security Facilities(0/11)

  • CCTV
  • Fire Alarm
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Security Guards
  • Boundary Wall
  • Fenced Boundary Wall
  • Speedometer In Bus
  • GPS In Bus
  • CCTV In Bus
  • Fire Extinguisher In Bus
  • School Bus Tracking App

Medical Facility Facilities(1/7)

  • Medical Facility
  • Medical Room or Clinic
  • Resident Doctor
  • Medical Staff
  • Isolation Room
  • ICU
  • Dedicated Ambulance

Other Infra Facilities(0/7)

  • Kids Play Area
  • Activity Center
  • Toy Room
  • Amphitheatre
  • Auditorium
  • Day Care
  • Lego Room

School has 1:1 iPad program to enhance teaching and learning.

AES has 2 libraries one for Elementary school and another for Middle/High School. School has separate library for elementary school with over 30,000 books.

School has contracted with International Travel lines to provide transportation facility to students. The school has 26 air conditioned buses to cover New Delhi and Gurgaon.

AES school doesn’t serve any pre packaged food, school. Elementary and Middle School students can opt out of the school lunch program if required. School has 5 cafeterias. Lunch is provided to Elementary School in 1st floor cafeteria, while Middle School lunch is available in 2nd floor cafeteria.

High School students can buy food from the remaining 3 cafes which are located within the campus – High School Cafe, Tiger’s Den and the Breezeway Kiosk. Students can buy food from them through cashless transaction using their ID cards.

Safety & Security Measures at the School

A designated bus monitor is present in each school bus to supervise the bus during the route. Bus monitors role is to ensure safety of students on the board, take attendance and assist in boarding and exiting.

Extra-Curricular Activities

School offers rich extracurricular program for student across all levels.  School also participates with other national and international schools in Model United Nations, Mathcounts, Academic games and theatre festivals.

The Middle School students participate in various service organization. Students help the community through outreach programs, Reach out and by participating in service trips to Friendicoes Animal Shelter, Palna Orphanage, HelpAge Senior Citizen Home, Blind School Candle making (with Roots and Shoots) and Salaam Baalak Trust Walk

School Clubs and Societies

The School has organisations/Clubs/Societies that organize various activities to develop the skills and extract the best out of every child. These scholastic and co scholastic clubs are a great way to explore the interest of any student or even develop new ones. [object Object]

  • Social Service

Academic Programs

School Timings and Vacations

What are the school timings?

The school works in Shift 1 (Morning).

The School timings are:

Elementary School - PK3, PK4 and KG : 8:30 am to 3:20 pm </br> Grades 1-5: 8:30 am to 3:30 pm</br> Middle and High School : Grades 6 –12:- 8:30 am to 3:35 pm
Language of Instruction
  • English
What is the typical school vacation schedule?
The School holidays are from
HolidaysWinter Break: Mid December till 1st day after New Year&lt;/br&gt; Spring Break&lt;/br&gt; Indian and North American Holidays&lt;/br&gt;
Number of Students
1200
Number of Teachers
44
Students to Teachers Ratio
27:1
School Senior Secondary Streams
    School Level & Classes

    Which grades will you have in the new session?

    American Embassy School, Chanakyapuri is a Pre Primary School (Pre School) to Senior Secondary School (XI-XII) for both boys and girls and has following grades/levels

    Senior Secondary School (XI-XII)
    XIXII
    Secondary School (IX-X)
    IXX
    Middle School (VI-VIII)
    VIVIIVIII
    Primary School (I-V)
    IIIIIIIVV
    Pre Primary School (Pre School)
    NurseryLKGUKG

    Academics Programme and Curriculum Structure

    The Academic session at American Embassy School, Chanakyapuri starts from August to May. The School provides education to students from Nursery to XII.

    American Embassy School, Chanakyapuri is a Coed English medium Day School which offers the International curriculum IB, AP, from Nursery to XII. The School offers its students a choice of 2 boards International Baccalaureate (IB), Advanced Placement (AP).

    Affiliations

    American Embassy School, Chanakyapuri is authorised to offer the following

    IB International Board Schools - MYP, PYP, IBDP
    International Baccalaureate (IB)

    The International Baccalaureate (IB) (International Baccalaureate Organisation, Geneva, Switzerland) offers 4 programs for students randing from age 3 to 19. The Primary Years Programme (PYP) is for students of age 3 to 12 students. Middle Years Programme is for students aged 11 to 16 and Diploma Programme (DP) for students ages 16 to 19. American Embassy School, Chanakyapuri, Delhi is affiliated to International Baccalaureate (IB). Every School authorized to offer the IB programmes is known as an IB World School.

    The school is affiliated to IB since 01-Jun-1982 with IB affiliation number 000220.

    The Schools offers following IB programs

    • DP

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    Curriculum offered in American Embassy School, Chanakyapuri by Class

    In this section, we will answer What board of education does American Embassy School, Chanakyapuri intend to follow over the years?

    Level - Class/Grade
    Curriculum
    Pre Primary School (Pre School)
      Primary School (I-V)
        Middle School (VI-VIII)
          Secondary School (IX-X)
            Senior Secondary School (XI-XII)
            • School follows IB DP Curriculum in Senior Secondary level classes, IB Diploma Programme (DP) caters to students from Class /Grade XI & XII. Know more about IB DP.

            IB DP Subjects offered by the school

            • Biology
            • Chemistry
            • Computer Sc.
            • Economics
            • English A Lit
            • Env. And Soc.
            • History
            • Math.Studies
            • Mathematics
            • Physics
            • Theatre
            • Theory Knowl.
            • Visual Arts
            • Spanish B
            • Spanish Ab.
            • French B
            • French Ab.
            • Mandarin Ab.
            • Malay A Lit
            • Japanese A Lit
            • English A Lal

            Other Details

            School Staff Details

            School has over 75% faculty with a Master’s degree and 6 faculty members hold PhD’s.

            Designation Total No.
            Principal  
            Vice-Principal/Head Master  
            PGT  
            TGT  
            PRT  
            PRT(PET),TGT(PET),PGI(PLT)  
            Health Wellness Teacher  
            Librarian  
            Other  

            School Rating & Reviews

            4.2out of 5

            based on 27 ratings

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            Suvendu DasReview based on friends/family/personal experiencewrote a review on March 24, 2019 7:25 AM
            The American Embassy School (AES) is located in the heart of the diplomatic community of New Delhi, India. The AES school campus is spread over twelve acres. The buildings have been designed to blend into a small rocky hill which lends a friendly, informal atmosphere to the school. The American Emba...more
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            Jessica WalshReview based on friends/family/personal experiencewrote a review on March 14, 2019 12:25 PM
            I love this school so much and apart from learning math and English and reading and writing we learn about environment our needs and how to learn in the best ways without making Someone sad make each others happy and our belives.
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            Sung MinReview based on friends/family/personal experiencewrote a review on September 4, 2018 8:09 PM
            You know the feeling when you jump off the roof? it is like going to AES. Only thing I like it is the meme page
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            Michael KochReview based on friends/family/personal experiencewrote a review on August 9, 2018 12:01 PM
            This is an oustanding school in a beautiful facility.
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            Nina BestmannReview based on friends/family/personal experiencewrote a review on July 16, 2018 11:45 AM
            The largest international school in Delhi with fantastic facilities

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            Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

            American Embassy School, Chanakyapuri is affiliated to which board?

            American Embassy School, Chanakyapuri, Delhi is affiliated to the International Baccalaureate (IB), Advanced Placement (AP).

            What is the process of getting admission into American Embassy School, Chanakyapuri, Delhi?

            The American Embassy School, Chanakyapuri, Delhi has students enrolled from Nursery to XII. Refer to Admission Section for information on admission process, schedule and key dates.

            What are the school timings?

            The American Embassy School, Chanakyapuri works in Shift 1 (Morning). The School timings are: Elementary School - PK3, PK4 and KG : 8:30 am to 3:20 pm </br> Grades 1-5: 8:30 am to 3:30 pm</br> Middle and High School : Grades 6 –12:- 8:30 am to 3:35 pm

            Is this school a co-educational school?

            Yes The American Embassy School, Chanakyapuri, Delhi is a Coed school.

            What is the curriculum offered at American Embassy School, Chanakyapuri, Delhi?

            American Embassy School, Chanakyapuri, Delhi offers the International Baccalaureate (IB), Advanced Placement (AP) at various levels of education.

            Is this school good? What is the rating of this school?

            The American Embassy School, Chanakyapuri is rated 4.2 out of 5 based on 27 reviews on SchoolMyKids.com, largest school reviews and rating platform.

            Does American Embassy School, Chanakyapuri offer Hostel facility to students?

            No, The school does not have any boarding/hostel facilities to students. The School is Day School.